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Investigating History

Investigating History

Each program in this series will challenge accepted fact to uncover the truth behind history's most intriguing topics - using the latest DNA and underground technology and new archaeological evidence.

What is The Truth Behind History's Riddles?
The Lost Battle Of The Civil War
At the Battle of Mine Creek, 2,800 Union Cavalry soldiers defeat a Confederate cavalry of 7,000. The bravery and cunning exhibited ranks the battle alongside the charges at Gettysburg and Brandy Station.
Dalton Gang Raid
In 1892, the Dalton Gang made a bold attempt to rob two banks at once in Coffeyville, Kansas. What went wrong from the Dalton's perspective, and what went right for the citizens who stood up to the gang?
The JFK Assassination
We look at how forensic science might help solve the JFK assassination. With the help of a group of scientists and researchers, analyze information that shows what theories are believable and which aren't.
Billy The Kid
Billy the Kid was the Old West's most infamous desperado, yet we actually know little about his short life and his death. Did Sheriff Pat Garrett kill him or fake the death and allow his friend to escape?
Mountain Meadows Massacre
On September 7th, the Fancher Party wakes to an attack by what appeared to be Indians from the Paiutes tribe. For five days, the party defends their position, inflicting heavy casualties on their foes.
The Mystery Of Jesse James
Follow an exhumation conducted in Neodesha, Kansas at the request of the James family who think that Jesse escaped and lived for many years after his purported death.
Wyatt Earp At The O.K. Corral
Investigate this incarnation and the gunfight with the Clanton gang in Tombstone's O.K. Corral. Using court records, we cut through the lingering gunsmoke to recreate the reality of the bloody gunfight.